convict of

convict of (something)

To be deemed guilty of a crime. With all of the evidence against him, he'll surely be convicted of that crime.
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convict someone of something

to pronounce someone guilty of something. In the end, they convicted her of theft. The police wanted to convict Max of the crime.
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A Yemeni court of Appeals upheld on Saturday a death sentence against Bassam al-Haidari, the main convict of spying for Israel.